A Cook’s Guide to Creating Fabulous Flavour Combinations With Herbs and Spices.
Discover how to elevate your cooking from bland and boring to bursting with flavour and flair.
If you’ve ever wondered “what goes with what“, then this mini masterclass and cheat sheets are especially for you.
Words of caution though! Your popularity will suddenly sky rocket. And your fabulously flavourful dishes will become the talk of the town. Almost guaranteed!
One of the things that make seasoning with herbs and spices so dynamic is the endless variations one can create.
What do you and your guests prefer? Familiar, friendly flavours; or bold, unexpected flavours? It doesn’t really matter. With the insider tips and 7 cheat sheets in this mini-class, you’ll be creating flavours like the best professional and celebrity chefs.
Highlights of this mini-masterclass include:
7 Disasters to Avoid When Cooking with Herbs and Spices
Don’t repeat the mistakes thousands of home cooks and food bloggers make.
Tips and Tricks to Extract Maximum Flavour and Aroma from Your Seasonings
Insider flavour building tips and tricks to make the most of this exciting culinary adventure.
3 Aromatic Cheat Sheets
The aroma is responsible for as much as 80 per cent of the flavour of a dish. This helps to explain the popularity of cooking with herbs and spices. Incorporating them in a dish enhances the aroma of the dish and, in turn, its flavour.
21 Flavour Combinations to Avoid (Cheat Sheet 4)
Before we get to the successful flavour combinations, we’ll look at 21 combinations that most agree don’t work. This does not, however, prevent recipe creators – and especially food bloggers – from using them. Don’t fall into their trap.
33 Holy Grail Pairings (Cheat Sheet 5)
When I say “basil”, you say “tomatoes”. When I say “lamb”, you say “rosemary”. When I say “crab,” you say “avocado”. These are “holy grail “pairings. You can never go wrong when using them as everybody loves them.
527 Classic Flavour Pairings + 632 Duets Made in Heaven (Cheat Sheet 6)
An at-a-glance-guide to 83 staple ingredients and fabulous flavour combinations to go with them.
197 Fresh Herb Pairings (Cheat Sheet 7)
An at-a-glance-guide to using and pairing 25 popular culinary herbs.
Earn The Budding Chef Badge
* The point of all SA Herb Academy learning programs is to learn a craft. There are no legislative boards, no licenses… just practical information for actual use to enrich your life and the lives of those you chose to serve.
Earn 100 Learning Credits
On successful completion of the course, you’ll earn 100 credits (called seeds) that can be used to unlock a coupon that can be used on any of our paid courses.
Start instantly and learn at your own pace.
Set and maintain your own flexible schedule. It’s okay to complete just one learning unit or module — you can pause your learning at any time. Visit your My Courses page to track your progress.
While this program is targeted at holistic health coaches and professional family herbalists, anyone can benefit from participating for their own personal use.
Internet access and basic computer skills.